call centre

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a center equipped to handle a large volume of telephone calls (especially for taking orders or serving customers)


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Despite perceptions of high turnover, workers spent an average of two years and eight months in a call centre
"We could fill a call centre with the people who found jobs off of welfare," says Danny Krmpotich, the city's human resources specialist for the EDC and Ontario Works.
These include closing down the Shop Direct call centres at Widnes and Leeds with the loss of 600 jobs.
'This year we have moved the event to a much bigger venue in response to increased demand from people wanting to be at this increasingly prestigious event.' The call centre industry in Wales is worth pounds 400m to the economy and employs more than 24,000 people.
For example, while Hochschlid's work on emotional labour is no doubt an important concept for call centre work, after reading similar explanations of this work in about nine out of eleven chapters such analyses began to pall.
Outsourcing of call centre services is not only used to reduce labour costs.
Life on the line: Call centres are pretty exciting, unless you're actually handling the calls.
They predict the Internet will be used by 900million people worldwide by 2010, causing high unemployment in areas that have become call centre magnets.
The SIIT call centre was awarded the economic development recognition award by the Council for the Advancement of Native Development Officers.
ISLAMABAD --, launched by the Pakistan Software Export Board (PSEB), has become the largest online job site specially designed for the call centre industry.
Summary: DUBAI - Mashreq, leading UAE financial institution won the Best Call Centre of the year award -- strategically aligned category by Middle East Call Centre awards 2011 organized by INSIGHTS.
STAFF at a Merseysidebased call centre have high hopes of an award.
Summary: Dnata Contact Centres has been named the Best Call Centre at the 2008 Middle East Call Centre Awards.
Duabai companies were the biggest winners at the annual Middle East Call Centre Awards.
Back in the late 1990s the call centre business was heralded as one of the major new drivers in the South Wales economy.